Use my gift where needed most: Caring for the sick
Many people with disabilities and seniors can live on their own with just a few hours of help each day. Your gift of $100 pays for 8 hours of quality personal care.
Reading, Writing and Arithmetic:
School is tough when you don't have pens, paper, uniforms and other supplies. Your gift of $75 will send a child to school with all the tools he or she needs to focus on learning.
I was hungry and you fed me
Senior adults make hard choices about buying food and paying bills each day. Your gift of $100 provides meals at our twice weekly lunches for seniors.
Room at the Inn
About 34% of the homeless adults in Shreveport have a mental illness. Your $300 gift will pay for a week of housing, support, and ultimately stability.
Preparing for the Future
Teenagers in our LightHouse and Communities in Schools partnership are planning for college. Your gift of $50 will help buy ACT preparation materials, so they can fulfill their potential.
Suited for Work:
Having appropriate clothes is often the first step to employment. Your gift of $75 can help buy uniforms or interview clothes for people with disibilities or Veterans in rural communities.
Sleep in Peace:
Veterans often arrive at our housing programs with nothing more than a duffel bag. Your gift of $25 will provide them with shampoo, toothpaste and other essentials to feel at home.
Ride to Work:
Transportation is an ongoing need for many people we serve. Your gift of $250 will provide a SporTran bus pass for one month for six people going to work or school.
Comfort one another:
Children who are depressed or stressed because of situations at home struggle to learn. Your gift of $250 will pay for professional counseling through our Youth Behavioral Health Program.
Helping our Heroes:
War changes people. Many Veterans have trouble adjusting to life in the civilian world, but they are finding a new path at our Veterans Home. Your gift of $600 provides two weeks of food and shelter for one Veteran moving toward independence.
Coping through Creativity:
Through our programs for people with mental illness, adults learn to cope with their diagnosis and avoid hospitalization. Your gift of $25 will provide craft supplies to help with their therapy.
Planting new seeds:
Our clients with developmental disabilities love to work in their garden. Your gift of $100 could provide the next crop of healthy vegetables along with a sense of accomplishment.
The Ballington Center allows seniors and adults with disabilities to stay at home longer by providing a safe place to stay while their caregivers are at work. A gift of $250 pays for food and transportation.
A Star is Born:
Statistics say our LightHouse kids are at risk of academic failure. We see only bright futures for them. Your gift of $2500 pays for one child to experience a year of opportunity.
Tidings of great joy:
Celebrate 28 years of changed lives. A gift of $28,000 will make a difference for a dozen children and families.
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